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What Would You Do for a “Fiverr”?

November 24, 2010    |    By +
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What Would You Do for a “Fiverr”?

I just came across fiverr.com. It’s a totally fun site serving as a one-stop destination “for people to share things they’re willing to do for $5″. There are scores of completely whacky things people will do for five dollars and many of them could certainly be considered “gift-able”. And after a not too terribly... Read more »


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Gifts.com & Hunch Team Up

November 23, 2010    |    By +
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Gifts.com & Hunch Team Up

We’ve created the most advanced gifting technology available that reveals personalized recommendations for your Facebook Friends! By leveraging Facebook profile data, Hunch instantly provides a gift shopper with personalized gift recommendations based on their friend’s likes and interests. This information is enhanced by a fun Q&A about the recipient to create their unique “taste... Read more »


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Awesome Alert : LED Sandals

November 22, 2010    |    By +
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Awesome Alert : LED Sandals

I recently met up with the fun folks at Teva, and when they saw me coming they excitedly mentioned, “We have a great stocking stuffer for you!”.  Now as a Gift Guru you kinda wish you had a dollar every time you’ve heard that, but I’ve got a soft spot of stocking stuffers, so... Read more »


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Countdown to Turkey Day

November 19, 2010    |    By +
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Countdown to Turkey Day

Clockwise: Please Pass the Stretchypants Card, Thanksgiving Box of Questions, Jamie Oliver Mulled Wine Syrup, Totem Coasters, Lego Turkey Can you believe Thanksgiving is less than one week away? Neither can I, I haven’t even finished my Halloween candy yet! But as the holiday season picks up speed, I’m looking forward to starting my... Read more »


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Sample Wine Before You Buy with Tasting Room

November 17, 2010    |    By +
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Sample Wine Before You Buy with Tasting Room

Finding a wine you like can be an overwhelming and not to mention, expensive endeavor. You never really know if you’re going to enjoy it until after you’ve invested in a whole bottle. Take the guessing game out of the process with exclusive wine samplers from the Tasting Room. Each kit comes with a... Read more »


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Star in Your Own Romance Novel

November 15, 2010    |    By +
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Star in Your Own Romance Novel

Now people can be the stars of their own romance novels!  These books make amazing gifts for the love bugs in your life.  All you have to do is chose your title, then send in their names, hair color, eye color and a few other details and U-Star will fill the books pages with... Read more »


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It’s Not Re-Gifted, IT’S RECYCLED

November 12, 2010    |    By +
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It’s Not Re-Gifted, IT’S RECYCLED

Recycled Gifts have come a long way since those bags made out of candy wrappers.  Those looking for something that’s both stylish and eco-friendly no longer have to sacrifice one for the other.  As a lover of all things eco and vintage, I do understand that not everyone likes the idea of buying something... Read more »


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Kitchen Timers for Multi-taskers

November 10, 2010    |    By +
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Kitchen Timers for Multi-taskers

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, along with all the other Holiday parties.  If you need a gift for the Gourmet Chef – the gift of “time” is usually a much-needed gift.  If they are anything like me – it becomes impossible to cook more than one thing at a time without inevitably burning... Read more »


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Tis the Season to Shop Online

November 9, 2010    |    By +
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Tis the Season to Shop Online

Here at Gifts, we’re used to doing all of our holiday shopping online. After all, we make it our priority to scope out the coolest gifts for everyone on our holiday list sometimes without ever taking off our pajamas. While some people are still new to or hesitant about doing the bulk of their... Read more »


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Scrapbooker’s Digital Storyteller

November 9, 2010    |    By +
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Scrapbooker’s Digital Storyteller

Okay, this thing is cool!  This one is for anyone who loves the idea of putting together a scrapbook and/or photo album, but hates the idea of having to put together all the captions to help remember years from now. Just add an included label to each photo, scan the label and talk!  Years... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

Gwen P.
Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.